Maura Tuffy

Major(s): BA Choral Music and BM Vocal Arts

Graduation year: 2019

Hometown: Pennington, NJ

USC Organizations: ACDA Student Chapter of USC; USC Center for Excellence in Teaching

Hashtag to describe yourself: #FunSized

What was one of your favorite USC Thornton experiences?

Performing Considering Matthew Shepard with the USC Chamber Singers.

What was your favorite USC GE class?

Climate Change.

What is your favorite thing about being in Los Angeles?

You can never be bored because there is always something to do or somewhere to go! You could be in the mountains one minute and then in 15 minutes, you’re at the beach!

What is something you wish you knew when you were applying to college?

It’s ok to not have a definite answer as to what I want to do in the future.

Where is your favorite place on campus?

Mudd Hall Philosophy Library.

What was your favorite thing about being a student at the Thornton School?

The community at Thornton is incredibly welcoming. People here make it their priority to come support you at concerts and WANT to collaborate with you!

Why did you choose the Thornton School?

I chose USC Thornton for the immense amount of opportunities, the location, and the people.